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Henry J. Van-Lennep letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1863 July 25

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Title:
Henry J. Van-Lennep letter to Edward Hitchcock, 1863 July 25
Description:
A letter to Edward Hitchcock in which Henry J. Van-Lennep writes that he has just learned of Orra White Hitchcock's death. Van-Lennep offers his condolences to Hitchcock and notes that although he hears Hitchcock is in poor health as well, he hopes to visit Amherst and see Hitchcock once more.
Creator:
Van-Lennep, Henry J. (Henry John), 1815-1889
Addressee:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Contributor:
Amherst College. Class of 1837. Van-Lennep
Date:
July 25, 1863
Format:
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 4 Folder 9 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Correspondence
Death and burial
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Van-Lennep, Henry J. (Henry John), 1815-1889
Hitchcock, Orra White, 1796-1863
Extent:
1 item (3 pages)
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Place of origin:
New York (N.Y.)
Language:
English